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Hacktool.RunService

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:39:19 AM
Type:
Hack Tool
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
SecScan.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Hacktool.RunService executes a file on a machine as a service.

Symptoms


A service named "SecurityScanner" exists on the system.
The files are detected as Hacktool.RunService.

Transmission


Hacktool.RunService is often installed as a component of W32.Remadmin.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version September 3, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version September 3, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date September 8, 2004
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